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20 J. Psychiatry & L. [i] (1992)

handle is hein.journals/jpsych20 and id is 1 raw text is: SPRING 1992
THE JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY AND LAW
Notes on Contributors

Editor's Page

The Role of Forensic Psychiatry in the Defense
of Sexual Harassment Cases
5                Sexual harassment lawsuits recently increased tremendously. The
authors examine the importance of forensic mental evaluations of
plaintiffs in such suits.
SARA P. FELDMAN-SCHORRIG, M.D.
JAMES J. McDONALD, JR., J.D.
Decision Making About Dangerousness in Releasing Patients from
Long-Term Psychiatric Hospitalization
35               What factors do mental health professionals take into consideration
in determining dangerousness? To determine this, the authors con-
ducted a study and compared it with prior research.
PAUL D. WERNER. PH.).
J. REID MELOY, PH.D.
Professional Controversies in Child Sexual Abuse Assessment
49               How difficult is it to tell whether a child has been sexually abused?
The authors address this and other important issues in a field that
often pits child defenders against defenders of the accused.
MADELYN SIMRING MILCHMAN, PH.D.
Disclosure of Mental Illness to Employers: Legal Recourses
and Ramifications
85               A new civil rights statute promises to protect the employment rights
of mentally ill and mentally retarded individuals. The author exam-
ines this law and prior court rulings dealing with discriminatory
employment practices.
REN  RAVID, M.D.

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